By Ross Honsberger
The 19 essays right here illustrate many alternative elements of mathematical considering. the writer is particularly recognized for his best-selling books of difficulties; during this quantity he seeks to percentage his appreciation of the based and creative techniques utilized in brooding about even uncomplicated arithmetic. commonplace highschool classes in algebra and geometry provide a adequate foundation for knowing every one essay. subject matters contain quantity thought, geometry, combinatorics, common sense and likelihood, and the equipment used usually contain an interplay among those disciplines. a few of the essays are effortless to learn, others more difficult; the various workouts are regimen, others lead the reader deeper into the topic.
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